OCTOBER 30, 2014
IBIRONKE FLOURISH ADUFE IS A NATIVE OF ABEOKUTA FROM THE WEST OF NIGERIA. SHE IS A GRAPHIC ARTIST WHO OWNS AND RUNS TWO COMPANIES, WEEKLONG GRAPHICS STUDIOS AND ARINKA TRAVELS AND TOURS. IBIRONKE IS ALSO THE STRATEGIC AND MARKETING CONSULTANT FOR CELLNODE NIGERIA LIMITED, AN INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY IN NIGERIA AND BERLIN.
1. How did you hear about the bus? What made you want to get on board?
Are you kidding me? I will definitely jump on a moving bus full of productive entrepreneurs.
2. What are you hoping to get out of this trip? What are your expectations?
I hope to meet and make acquaintances with fellow entrepreneurs on board. I would love to render my services available where it is needed and to bring into light, ideas of like minds. It will also be nice to air some of my developmental ideas and most likely get funding or funding ideas to carry out the project.
4.What are the three things that motivate you?
Creativity, mobilisation and action.
5. What’s the most exciting/proudest/interesting thing you’ve done to date?
Raising my son and successfully running my business for the past 9 years.
6. What next? (Do you have any future ventures/ideas/projects you’re working on?)
Yes of course! I have loads of ideas and projects. The one I want to run with now is named, “Incubating regenerative social entrepreneurs.”
IBIRONKE IS PARTICIPATING IN THE AMPION VENTURE BUS IN WEST AFRICA.